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This Day in History
British surrender at Yorktown decides American Revolution; Stock market crash hits Wall Street in late 1980s; Napoleon’s forces begin retreat from Moscow; Concorde makes first landing in New York.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I suffer from the same frustration that every decent American suffers from. That is, that you begin to wonder whether decent liberal instincts, decent humanitarian instincts, can actually penetrate the right-wing voice, get through the steering of American opinion by the mass media.
To Regain Its Sanity, the Republican Party Must Give Up Voodoo Economics Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Christopher Wray and the Myth Created by Parallel Construction emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
How do you negotiate with a pathological liar? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The President of PTSD Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
A Humble, Impartial Umpire Just Calling Balls and Strikes SCott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Long-Term Disaster in Puerto Rico Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Hey, What Ever Happened to that Glenn Greenwald Fella? driftglass At his blog
Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Case Involving US Demands For Emails Stored Overseas Tim Cushing, Techdirt